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'''Henry Mason Mathews''' (March 29, 1834April 28, 1884) was the 7th List of Attorneys General of West Virginia|Attorney General and 5th List of Governors of West Virginia|Governor of West Virginia. He was the first ex-Confederate States Army|Confederate elected to a governor|governorship in the United States, and his election has been regarded as beginning of the era of the Bourbon Democrat. Addkison-Simmons, D. (2010). Henry Mason Mathews. ''e-WV: The West Virginia Encyclopedia''. Retrieved December 11, 2012, from, Joe (2008). "The Clay Pipe." Xlibris Corporation, 2008, p 149 Retrieved December 11, 2012 Born in Frankford, West...
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